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Ristorante Portole

Localita' Portole, 36 | Hotel Ristorante Portole, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 691008
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
2 Oct 2014
“Wild Boar in the Tuscan hills”
4 Jun 2013
“The BEST Tiramisu EVER !!”
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Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Localita' Portole, 36 | Hotel Ristorante Portole, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 October 2014

We were here with my sister and her husband, we all tried the wild boar with various side dishes (being the cultural barbarian of the family I had fries... <g>). Food was very good, and the service good. The hotel/restaurant is located above Cortona on...More

Thank starfighter441
Reviewed 4 June 2013

The food at Ristorante Portole is made fresh daily and is perfect in every way. We have been in Cortona area for 2 weeks and have eaten at Franco's 3 times. It is never crowded as it is about 15 minutes outside of Cortona, but...More

Thank richard l
Reviewed 5 September 2011

We discovered this beautifully set albergo four years ago quite accidentally, had dinner, stayed a couple of nights, and moved on. Since then we have returned to the region twice, and on both occasions, we have made it a practice to make the trip up...More

2  Thank JohnZirnhelt
Reviewed 31 July 2011

This spot is charming in an olde worlde way. Staff (only two it seemed) were very pleasant, and the restaurant was pretty quiet. Pizzas at the weekend only. We had a light dinner. The pizza selection was more limited than we expected based on places...More

Thank Adam_magari
Reviewed 1 October 2010

We happened to be sent to Portole by our host, Paolo Farina. What a gift he gave he gave us by sending to Franco and his family. The food was wonderful...fresh and enticing for all of the senses. Our favorite was the raviolis..pasta so light...More

1  Thank Njmamma
Reviewed 21 June 2010

Very tasty food, mixed antipasti as well as main course. Nice atmosphere especially on the terrace. Very good house wine. Value very good especially when compared to too high prices and medium to poor quality in many Cortona city restaurants/bars. Far view to Lago Trasimeno...More

Thank Generation-Toskana
Reviewed 25 May 2010

We took a short walk from our enchanting rental home in this wonderful village to the Albergo Restaurante. It sits between two stunning mountaintop views in each direction. The owner was welcoming and very hospitable. He speaks English well enough to accommodate any need. The...More

1  Thank bagnato1
Reviewed 24 May 2010

We (once again) had the pleasure of visiting the "Ristorante Portole" and with our party of five we were treated to some of the best hospitality and excellent Tuscan food. Our complements to Franco Lunghi and his staff for their overall service. Sally & Ralph...More

Thank rlphbald
Reviewed 31 October 2009

A party of 16 in an otherwise empty restaurant was apparently difficult to cater for and were were all cooked the same food, which was good but not spectacular. Bit of a drive to get there as well

Thank g12doc
Reviewed 10 October 2009

We enjoyed dinner at Ristorante Portole every evening while staying a little farther up the mountain for five days. The service was wonderful - they would bring out our drinks and appetizer without us asking for it when we arrived each evening after the first...More

Thank BellaofItlaia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita' Portole, 36 | Hotel Ristorante Portole, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 691008
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